NEW YORK (Diya TV) —   Bay Area Congressman Eric Swalwell made it official: he is running for President in 2020, adding to a list of Democrats seeking the Oval Office that now surpasses the amount of Republicans that ran in 2016.

The White House announced U.S. Secret Service director Randolph ‘Tex’ Alles will be leaving his post. James Murray will replace him. Alles’ departure comes a day after Homeland Security secretary Kirstjen Nielsen was also asked to resign.

WhatsApp created a service for Indians to check for fake news ahead of national elections.

WhatsApp has 200 million users in India.

San Francisco’s new Public Defender is Manohar Raju. He’s the first Indian American to serve in such a capacity in a major city and tells us why this line of work is his calling.

And Airbnb made a $150 to $200 million investment in OYO, a similar service in India, that values the startup at $5 billion.

Ravi Kapur & Alejandro Quintana contributed to this report.